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- n. A poisonous glucoside found accompanying urechitin.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A poisonous glucoside found accompanying urechitin, and extracted as a bitter white crystalline substance.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A colorless, crystalline, very bitter, poisonous glucoside, C13-H20O5, contained in the leaves of Urechites suberecta, a West Indian plant belonging to the dogbane family.
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